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Just Listed: Designer Tudor in Chestnut Hill

Today is a good day, both for you, the house-hunter, and for me, the guy who writes about houses worth hunting. It’s a good day […]

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Just Listed: Midcentury Melange in Chestnut Hill

Those who know real estate agent Marion Dinofa of BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors’ Main Line marketing center know that she has a special affinity […]

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Just Listed: Duplexed Twin in Chestnut Hill

Housing affordability has become an issue even in cities where housing is still largely within reach of the typical middle-class household. One way to provide […]

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On the Market: Designer Colonial in Chestnut Hill

Brooks Brothers aficionados, including this reporter, love the iconic American clothier because it offers timeless style: Its clothing never goes out of fashion because it […]

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Just Listed: Contemporary Colonial in Chestnut Hill

Some houses have strong bones bequeathed them by the past. Some houses have striking style the reflects the sensibilities of today. And some houses have […]

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On the Market: New Neotraditional in Chestnut Hill

So you’ve been dreaming about living the good life at the very top of the city, in Chestnut Hill. The good life doesn’t get more […]

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Just Listed: Jazz Age Cotswold Manor in Chestnut Hill

H. Louis Duhring Jr. was one of the three architects George Woodward relied on to produce the innovative houses he built to house a growing middle […]

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Just Listed: Grand Hilltop Estate in Chestnut Hill

It’s not that often that we get to feature a celebrity house for sale these days, it seems. Maybe the celebs are holding on to […]

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Just Listed: Low-Slung Colonial in Wyndmoor

What image pops into your head when you hear the phrase “center-hall Colonial”? I’ll bet that it looks like a two-story, very symmetrical house with […]

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On the Market: A Tudor Revival Revival in Chestnut Hill

We’ve seen a number of Tudor Revival houses that go the extra mile to recreate that Olde English atmosphere. This spectacular house for sale in […]

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On the Market: Early Victorian in Chestnut Hill

What did life in Chestnut Hill look like back in its early days, when it was called Wissahickon Heights? It looked like this. This house […]

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On the Market: New Pennsylvania Farmhouse in Chestnut Hill

Custom homes like this brand-new house for sale in Chestnut Hill are usually built to the specifications of a specific buyer, who usually contacts the […]

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On the Market: Former Rizzo Residence in Chestnut Hill

Late last week, we informed you that the stuff of the late Frank Rizzo’s life was being put up for sale at a public auction. […]

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Just Listed: A George Woodward Original in Chestnut Hill

Anyone familiar with Chestnut Hill knows the outsized role George Woodward played in making the community what it is. The hundreds of twin, quad and courtyard […]

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On the Market: Newly Restored Victorian in Chestnut Hill

A few loose ends remained to be tied up when the photographer came through to shoot the photos of this fantastic restoration job at the […]